Error while pasting text from buffer.

Asked by Andrew Shmig aka SyFyKid on 2012-04-21

Steps:
1. Create any LibreOffice Text Document.
2. write something... insert some tables etc
3. Ctrl+A and Ctrl+C
4. Close current window without saving (or with saving... it does not matter)
5. Create new LibreOffice Text Document
6. Ctrl+V
7. ....

why nothing happens?

Thx.

PS.
LibreOffice 3.5.2.2
Build ID: 350m1(Build:202)

Linux skydos-Satellite-L300 3.2.0-23-generic #36-Ubuntu SMP Tue Apr 10 20:41:14 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

Question information

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Status:
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Ubuntu libreoffice Edit question
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Solved by:
Chris
Solved:
2012-04-22
Last query:
2012-04-22
Last reply:
2012-04-21
Best Chris (fabricator4) said : #1

It's known bug with the way Xorg works. When you copy xorg allow the application to claim the clipboard, however when you close the application the clipboard data is lost.

See this bug and the workarounds listed:

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/11334

Chirs

Thanks Chris, that solved my question.